What is on the agenda for higher education stakeholders all over
the world? Every week ScienceGuide presents you with a selection of
the most important topics and items trending in social media.
Take 1 - Policy
Education: Higher education: a good long-term investment? What
do OECD education indicators reveal?
Network: QS World University rankings are out.
Monitor: 8 countries leading the way in online education.
Take 2 - Students
700,000 students expected to benefit from new #Obama #immigration
College for All? Politicians and pundits ramp up questions about
value of degrees.
Education: In United Kingdom, Number of graduates in basic jobs
doubles in five years.
Take 3 - R&D
@Research Impact: Researchers of Tomorrow:
research behavior of Generation Y doctoral students.
@University Ghent Research: Dare to think -
Scholars need to move from filling gaps to more imaginative and
@Max Planck Society: How tomatoes lost their taste.
…and this week on ScienceGuideEU
@ScienceGuideEU: Khan Academy is now offering
teachers the ability to access all of their students' data on a 'dashboard'.
@ScienceGuideEU: Higher education and students,
overcoming the communication barrier: Sit down, have a snack.